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LWV League of Women Voters of California
Los Angeles County, CA June 5, 2001 Election
 Smart Voter Eric M. Garcetti

Candidate for
Member, City Council; City of Los Angeles; District 13

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Professor and Environmental Activist
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Bringing government closer to residents through accessibility, encouraging the growth of neighborhood councils, and improving "customer servce"
  • Expanding parks and green space in the district, including the promotion of school building that incorporates public green space
  • Restoring the integrity of the public safety system through police reform and morale building
Position Papers
Many Neighborhoods, One Community
ERIC GARCETTI'S PLAN TO STRENGTHEN OUR NEIGHBORHOODS As your representative at City Hall, Eric will fight to improve our schools, to keep our streets safe, to promote jobs in our community, and to make city government more accessible and accountable to the residents of Los Angeles.
Protecting Our Urban Environment
ERIC GARCETTI'S PLAN FOR A LIVABLE AND CLEAN CITY Eric is a longtime environmental activist, both in Los Angeles and internationally. As City Councilmember, Eric will continue to be an advocate for parks space, clean air, and a more livable city.
A Home for Everyone
ERIC GARCETTI'S PLAN FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING IN LOS ANGELES While the cost of housing in Los Angeles gobbles up an increasingly large share of Angeleno's incomes, the city spends less on housing per citizen than other major cities in the U.S. As a City Council member, Eric will fight to make housing affordable in our city, to increase funding on low-income housing, to increase safety in our housing stock, and to address homelessness in our neighborhoods.
Key Endorsements
  • The Sierra Club and the League of Conservation Voters
  • The National Organization for Women and Women For:
  • Eight current City Councilmembers, Lee Baca & Jackie Goldberg
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Campaign Contact Information
Phone: 323-660-1745
Fax: 323-660-1754
5057 Sunset Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90027

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